The Congo and the Founding of its Free State: A Story of Work and Exploration. 2 Vols – Stanley, Henry, M


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Complete with maps plus additional map of the ‘Congo River to illustrate the journeyings of the B.M.S, (ss) “Peace” by G Grenfell F.R.C.S. (1884) – not in index. Re-cased with repairs to boards, spine and gutters. Rear boards has evidence of labels which have been removed. Rear prelim to Vol 1 missing. Repairs to end papers. Reading copies only. These books had been poorly repaired previously and have now been re-cased with repairs to end papers etc. Contents are remarkably clean. Some light scattered foxing on the last few pages and the tips of the fore-edges. 1st Edition. Condition: Fair. Binding: Hardcover. Elaborately Illustrated boards and stamped in gilt. Fraying to extremities.

Publisher: Sampson Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington
Date Published: 1885
Publication Place: London
First Edition: Yes

Condition: Fair
Binding: Hardcover. Illustrated boards stamped with gilt. Edge-wear and fraying to extremities.

Dimensions: 23cm x 15cm x 5cm (Vol 1 – 5cm; Vol 2 (4.5cm)

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Weight 3000 g